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Twitter Is Talking About This Big Issue After Trump Nominated Amy Coney Barrett To SCOTUS

By Rhyma Castillo
As of Sept. 26, via a live announcement from the White House, Judge Amy Coney Barrett is President Donald Trump’s official Supreme Court nominee. If confirmed, Barrett will take the seat left open by Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Sept. 18 death. With…

Amy Coney Barrett Referenced RBG & Her Supreme Court Mentor At Her Nomination

By Dylan Kickham
One week after Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death on Sept. 18, 2020, President Donald Trump announced his pick to fill the late justice's Supreme Court seat during a live-stream. As widely predicted by political analysts, Trump selected conservative judge…

Trump Confirmed All The Rumors With His Supreme Court Nominee To Replace RBG

By Cianna Garrison
Just over a week after Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death, President Donald Trump announced his Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, as her potential replacement. The announcement came on Saturday, Sept. 26, and the decision to…

RBG's Quotes About Reproductive Rights Will Inspire You To Keep Up The Fight

By Cianna Garrison
It's been a week since the news of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death came on Friday, Sept. 18, and people, especially women, have been mourning the loss of the trailblazer of feminist rights. While Ginsburg had many achievements…

Here’s What To Know About The Difference Between Voting By Mail & Absentee Voting

By Daffany Chan
Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, many people are expected to opt for mail-in voting ahead of Election Day on Nov. 3. Most states have ways for voters to mail in their ballots via absentee voting or mail-in voting, but with terms like…

Trump's Potential Supreme Court Nominee Has A Concerning Record

By Rhyma Castillo
It's only been a week since Supreme Court justice and feminist icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Sept. 18, but President Donald Trump isn't wasting any time nominating a replacement. Just a few days after Ginsburg's death, Trump said that he would…

Starbucks' National Coffee Day Celebration Includes A Free Sip & TRIPLE Stars

By Cianna Garrison
PSA: National Coffee Day is coming up on Sept. 29, and Starbucks' National Coffee Day 2020 deals go way beyond a free cuppa. The Seattle-based chain usually extends its deals beyond one day during its "Star Days," and this year is no different.…

Here's What You Need To Know About Using Mentions In Group Messages On iPhones

By Cianna Garrison
Apple's iOS 14 update has been available for a little over a week, since rolling out to iPhones on Wednesday, Sept. 16 — and there's a lot to discover. If you've been chatting with your besties in a group chat, you've probably noticed some changes.…

This Step-By-Step Guide Will Clear Up Any Questions For First-Time Voters

By Lara Walsh
With Election Day just over a month away, many first-time voters are gearing up to cast their ballots during an election which looks markedly different than years past, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Whether you're planning to vote by mail…

Starbucks Dropped A Sneak Peek Of New Holiday Merch & It's SO Glittery

By Cianna Garrison
You might just be getting used to sipping a PSL instead of your cold brew, but Starbucks is already gearing up for the most wonderful time of the year. The coffee company offered a sneak peek of Starbucks' 2020 holiday tumblers and cold cups on…

ARMYs Are Creating The Best BTS iOS 14 Home Screens Featuring All The Boys

By Cianna Garrison
If you've been on Twitter at all in the past week, you've seen plenty of snaps from people sharing the endless iOS 14 Home Screen possibilities. Ever since the iOS 14 update hit phones on Sept. 16, users have been majorly showing off their screens'…

Trump Won't Promise To Peacefully Step Down If He Loses The Election

By Rhyma Castillo
If you’re worried about the 2020 election, this might not help. During a Sept. 23 press conference, President Donald Trump refused to promise a peaceful transition of power should he lose the upcoming 2020 election, per The New York Times. Claiming…

Black Joy Is The Key To Change For These Young Revolutionaries

By Caroline Colvin
Among 2020's endless carousel of restlessness and trauma, racism and police brutality against Black people have once more sparked protests and outrage. But as the media circulate seemingly endless videos of killings and violence, images of…

Instagram Released New "I Voted" Stickers For 2020, & They Include A Vote By Mail Option

By Cianna Garrison
With Election Day less just over a month away on Tuesday, Nov. 3, Instagram has released some voting stickers to help your show off your civic duty. Some have resources to hep others vote and others are simply a way to show your own voting pride. To…

Twitter Is Calling For More After 1 Indictment In The Breonna Taylor Case

By Rhyma Castillo
After six months of raised tensions and nearly 100 days of protests in Louisville, Kentucky, charges against one of three officers involved in Breonna Taylor’s fatal March 13 shooting have been filed. On Sept. 23, former detective Brett Hankison was…

Where To Donate To Support Black Communities, Now & Always

By Lara Walsh
Mass protests around the country show no signs of slowing as people continue to fight for justice for the recent killings of Black Americans at the hands of police. In addition to demanding all involved officers are held fully responsible under the…

20 Anti-Racism Organizations To Join & Help Implement Real Change

By Cianna Garrison
The anti-racism protests following the recent killings of Black people at the hands of police have sparked an ongoing conversation against racism and police brutality. But while it’s important to speak out in the moment, you may be looking for more…

Here's What It Really Means To Defund The Police

By Lara Walsh
As police use of force undergoes increased scrutiny in light of the police killings of Black people like George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, activists and civilians are beginning to turn their focus from protests to policy. If you've been checking out…

There Are Finally Charges Filed In Breonna Taylor's Case, Over 6 Months Later

By Rhyma Castillo
As public unrest over the police-involved shooting of Breonna Taylor continues to grow, charges have finally been filed in the case of Breonna Taylor’s death. On Sept. 23, a grand jury indicted former detective Brett Hankison on three counts of…

Pillsbury's New Halloween Funfetti Treats Feature Green Frosting & "Eyeball" Sprinkles

By Cianna Garrison
Spooky season is on the horizon, and Pillsbury is giving you new sweet treats to celebrate. Pillsbury's new Funfetti Slime Cake Mix and Frosting for Halloween features slime-green colors and fun sprinkles for a ghoulish bite. Here's what to know…